Apr 19, 2013 11:00am PDT
these events. the question is will we hear from carney and president obama. we don't have the answer to those questions at had point in time. and i can tell you that the white house is being very careful about responding to these developments because they are evolving and changing before our eyes. so before the president or anyone from his team comes out and makes any remarks about this, they want to be absolutely sure they understand the situation and what is happening. just a little thing, i can tell you that ever since monday pennsylvania avenue has been closed off to foot traffic. it's always closed off to vehicular traffic. that has been the case since september 11th. the secret service that is out of an abundance of caution, but the district of columbia on heightened alert. >> kristen welker on the north lawn of the white house. the vehicular traffic actually goes all the way back to the federal building bombing. it was under the clinton administration they decided to block off the road. before we go to a break, briefly don barelli is with me. let's talk about the notion of accomplices.
Apr 22, 2013 11:00am PDT
hern, after first lady michelle obama, a group from oakland a's planning to stop by. players stopping in brandon moss and outfielder josh reddick. meantime doctors say aaron right now showing some pretty amazing progress in his recovery. that is great news. he is now off the tube. he is awake, alert, and talking. still no word yet on exactly when aaron will be able to get home. best wishes there. make sure to stay with nbc bay area for updates from boston on air and online. right now on nbcbayarea.com, helicopter video of friday's arrest in watertown, massachusetts. >>> back here in the bay area, a san jose woman accused of kidnapping an 11-month-old baby was back in court just about an hour ago. carla hernandez didn't enter a plea but we did learn more about the evidence the county will be presenting against her. nbc bay area's bob redell is live outside the hall of justice. bob, what's the latest with what's happening this morning. >> good morning, jon. the public defender waives the preliminary hearing right. she did ask the judge for more time to review the evidence against her in
Apr 23, 2013 11:00am PDT
much it cost atherton to protect president obama when he visited her earlier this month. the president attended two events in the upscale town. raked in more than $3 million. secret service, democratic national committee and the two households who hosted the private donner events. the president also stopped in san francisco, but city leaders there say they do not plan on charging him. >>> that new span of the bay bridge is months away from opening up, so is a brand-new bikepath on the bridge. most of it anyway. the first two-thirds of the pedestrian walkway and bike way will open september 3rd. that's the very same day caltrans plans to open up the new eastern span of the bridge. the old bridge is currently in the way of that remaining third of the bikepath, and it can't be removed until traffic is over on the new span. the full elect of the bikepath is not expected to be finished for about another two years. >>> two new bills could place a round of restrictions on teen drivers statewide if they are signed into law. one would apply to drivers who get their license at 18 or 19. those dr